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Scholarships & Awards

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Graduating Year Awards

A.C. Hollis Hallett Scholarship for Physics

Gift of the University College Alumni Association in honour of former principal Hallett's outstanding contributions to the college; this award has a value of $500 and is awarded to the student graduating with the highest cumulative average in a four-year program in physics or the physical sciences.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Automatic Consideration/No Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

Ann Shepard Memorial Gold Medal for Biological Sciences

Bequest of the late Mrs. Helen Shepard.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Automatic Consideration/No Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

Anna and Alex Beverly Memorial Fellowship

Awarded to a University College student for the purpose of graduate studies within or outside Canada. Approximate value: $5,000.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

Christine Elmslie Scholarship

The Christine Elmslie Scholarship is intended to support students graduating from University College who are preparing for a career in the international field whose linguistic competence will allow them to pursue such a career. Eligible students will be completing an undergraduate program in history or the social sciences (e.g., political science, economics, international relations, geography, etc.) and will be proceeding to graduate study either inside or outside Canada. Approximate value of the scholarship is $1,900.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

David and Helen Eisen Fellowship

The David and Helen Eisen Fellowship is the bequest of David Eisen and the gift of Mrs. Helen Eisen. This award is intended for graduate study at any university in the areas of philosophy, history, literature (any language) or environmental studies, with preference to the field of environmental studies. Approximate value is $4,000.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

Dorothy Pratt Memorial Scholarship

The Dorothy Pratt Memorial Scholarship is intended to provide an award for a Canadian woman student in her graduating year, or a Canadian woman graduate of University College who is entering a graduate program in management (e.g., MBA in the Faculty of Management). Approximate value is $1,300.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

First Reuben Wells Leonard Fellowship

The First Reuben Wells Leonard Fellowship, the value of which is $2,500, is to be awarded to a University College student entering the School of Graduate Studies at the University of Toronto.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

Gail Ferris Sheard Scholarship

The Gail Ferris Sheard Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit to a student who has obtained a grade point average of 3.50 or higher while carrying a course load of three or more credits who has also been accepted to graduate school or one of the professional schools of law or medicine. Value is $1,000.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

George Thaniel Memorial Fellowship

To be awarded annually to a graduating or graduate student affiliated with University College. Preference will be given to a student intending to pursue research, archaeological exploration or a creative project in which the object or site of study is Greece of Italy. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required
Graduating Year Awards

Grant H. Ferguson Scholarship

The Grant H. Ferguson Scholarship was established in honour of Grant H. Ferguson, BA (UC 1949), QC, upon the occasion of his retirement as mining and lands commissioner in the Ministry of Natural Resources. In making the award, preference will be given to a student going on to study law with the intent to specialize, ultimately, in the field of natural resources. If no such student is available, the scholarship may be awarded to a student graduating from a program of courses including geology, botany, zoology, or environmental studies. Approximate value is $200.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Enrolled in UC

How to Apply

  • Application Required